Hialeah, FL Crime & Safety

Man in Florida kills 2, then himself outside Wendy's drive-thru

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. — Police in Florida says two people and the alleged shooter are dead after he opened fire on a vehicle in a Wendy's drive-thru before turning the gun on himself. Hallandale Beach police said the suspected shooter had been in a two-year relationship with one of the...
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Body of Elderly Woman Missing From Lauderhill Retirement Home Found in Car

The body of an elderly woman who had vanished from a Lauderhill retirement home over the weekend was discovered in a car Wednesday, officials said. The body was discovered shortly before 11 a.m. in the 2200 block of Northwest 56th Avenue when a man detected a foul smell coming from a Honda CRV and saw the woman sitting inside, Lauderhill Police officials said.
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3 people shot dead outside Florida Wendy’s

Three people were shot and killed when gunfire erupted outside a Wendy’s restaurant early Tuesday morning, according to Hallandale Beach police. Officers received a call at 12:48 a.m. stating that an argument had escalated to shots fired near the fast food drive-thru, according to Capt. Megan Jones, who held a brief press conference at the scene. Jones said officers arrived to find three ...

“You’re a Liar!”: Documents Reveal Secret Recording, Internal Strife at Margate Police Department

A Margate Police lieutenant secretly recorded a meeting of the department’s command staff, triggering an internal investigation that revealed internal strife at the agency and found two high-ranking cops violated department policy, police records show. Lt. Robert Kriplean surreptitiously recorded the non-public gathering of department brass, held March 10 in...

Fatal Crash Shuts Down I-95 NB Near Ives Dairy Rd.

MIAMI (CBS Miami) — One person is dead following a crash on northbound I-95 early Wednesday morning. Florida Highway Patrol troopers responded to a single vehicle crash in the area of Ives Dairy Rd shortly after 4:30 a.m. According to FHP, a silver Mercedes Benz sedan was traveling north on I-95 near Ives Dairy Rd when the driver lost control, drove off of the roadway, and slammed into a tree. The driver, an adult male, died on the scene. His passenger was transported to Aventura Hospital. All lanes of northbound I-95 between Ives Dairy Road and Hallandale Beach Boulevard were closed during the crash investigation. They were reopened shortly before 9 a.m.

Miami Gardens Shooting Under Investigation

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami Gardens police are investigating a shooting on Wednesday afternoon. Police said it happened just before two this afternoon near northwest 13th court and 192nd Street. Chopper 4 was over the scene where police say a car crashed after two people started shooting. Police say two men took off running from the scene. No injuries have been reported.

Driver dead, passenger hospitalized after fatal crash along I-95

MIAMI (WSVN) - One person has died after a crash along Interstate 95 near Ives Dairy Road. The crash happened when the driver lost control of the vehicle and slammed into a tree, just before 5 a.m., Wednesday. The northbound lanes of Ives Dairy Road were closed to traffic for...
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Woman Gets Into Brawl After Refusing to Give Up Karaoke Mic in Allapattah: Police

A woman was arrested for allegedly getting into a fight with other patrons at an Allapattah bar after refusing to give up the spotlight during karaoke, police said. Seylin Vargas, 36, was arrested early Tuesday at La Familia Bar Restaurant and faces multiple charges, including aggravated assault with intent to commit a felony.
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1 killed after a Mercedes loses control, crashes into a tree on I-95 in North Miami-Dade

A fatal crash shut down a section of Interstate 95 near Ives Dairy Road for several hours Wednesday, causing major gridlock during the morning rush hour. A driver in a silver Mercedes-Benz heading north on I-95 lost control of his car and drove off the road, crashing into a tree, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The impact killed him. His passenger was taken to Aventura Hospital.

Exclusive: Rescued By Service Dog When Roof Collapsed, Paraplegic Man Appeals For Help To Find Apartment He Can Afford

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A paraplegic man is appealing for the public’s help after a terrible accident left him hospitalized and separated from his beloved service dog. He is now worried about their future. CBS4’S Neighbors4Neighbors is assisting 55-year-old Carlos Roque as he is recovering at Baptist Hospital in Kendall after suffering a broken rib when the ceiling of the apartment where he was staying in a Southwest Miami-Dade collapsed on September 6th. In an exclusive interview with CBS4’s Peter D’Oench, Roque said, “I feel like I am in a lot of pain. I am worried because I only have two or three...

Man arrested after choking girlfriend and barricading self in home

Police in Lauderhill are reporting that they have arrested a man who reportedly choked his girlfriend before barricading himself inside of a home. The incident was reported at a home near the 5800 block of Northwest 19th Terrace around 10 a.m. Tuesday. According to the report, the suspect 31-year-old Berkendy...